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83 results for RKO

63 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
See the dictionary definition for RKO.

DateGridClueAuthor
Thu Sep 28, 201754DOld-time film studioJoe Krozel
Mon Sep 4, 201724D"King Kong" and "Citizen Kane" studioTracy Gray
Sat May 27, 201747ACompany behind Hitchcock's "Notorious"Damon Gulczynski
Sun Feb 19, 201725DOnetime MGM rivalBruce Haight
Thu Feb 16, 201755AFilm studio once owned by Howard HughesKeith Redwine
Tue Jan 3, 201748D___ Pictures (bygone studio)Michael Shteyman
Tue May 31, 201664A11-Down that made "King Kong"Sarah Keller
Wed Mar 2, 201646AOriginal "King Kong" studio (4)Fred Piscop
Mon May 25, 201527AOne of the Big Five movie studios, onceJennifer Nutt
Thu Dec 26, 201326D1929's "Street Girl" was its first official productionTim Croce
Sun Nov 17, 20137DStudio behind "Suspicion" and "Notorious"Julian Lim
Tue Jan 8, 201359DOriginal "King Kong" studio (4)Allan E. Parrish
Wed Jun 27, 201210DStudio that made nine Astaire/Rogers filmsMike Buckley
Sun Jun 24, 2012116D"King Kong" studio (5)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Tue Jul 19, 201142D___ Pictures (old studio)Mark Feldman
Fri Oct 15, 201026AIts final production was released in 1959Peter Wentz
Thu Sep 16, 201039DEarly Fox rivalJoey Weissbrot, Brown University '11
Mon Apr 13, 200959AStudio that made "Notorious"Natan Last
Tue Nov 11, 200812D"Citizen Kane" studio (8)Nancy Salomon and Larry Shearer
Wed Oct 8, 200839DStudio behind many Astaire/Rogers filmsPeter A. Collins
Sat Sep 6, 200819A"Notorious" companyBarry C. Silk
Thu Jun 12, 200846DStudio of "Notorious" and "Suspicion"Alex Boisvert
Tue Apr 8, 200846D"Flying Down to Rio" studioDave Mackey
Wed Dec 5, 200742A"Cimarron" studio, 1931 (2)Allan E. Parrish
Mon Nov 26, 200726DEarly MGM rivalAndrea Carla Michaels
Fri Sep 7, 200747A"Notorious" film studioBarry C. Silk
Sat Apr 7, 20075D"Gunga Din" distributorMichael Shteyman
Tue Jan 23, 200725DOriginal "King Kong" studio (4)Timothy Powell
Sun Feb 5, 2006103AOriginal "King Kong" studio (4)Eric Berlin
Thu Jan 26, 200654D"Gunga Din" studio, 1939Manny Nosowsky
Sun Jul 3, 200524D"Top Hat" film studioElizabeth C. Gorski
Wed Feb 9, 200531D"Suspicion" studioAlan Arbesfeld
Thu Dec 16, 200458DMGM rival, once (3)Mike Torch
Wed Dec 1, 200430D"Citizen Kane" studio (8)Roy Leban
Wed May 19, 200448D"Citizen Kane" studio (8)Alan Arbesfeld
Tue May 18, 200426D"King Kong" studio (5)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Sat Jan 24, 200441AFormer MGM rivalMark Diehl
Sun Aug 24, 2003113A"Cimarron" studio (2)Patrick Berry
Tue Aug 5, 200361D"King Kong" studio (5)D. J. DeChristopher
Wed Jun 25, 200370A"Citizen Kane" studio (8)Leonard Williams
Sat Jun 14, 200314DOnetime rival of MGMManny Nosowsky
Wed Jul 31, 200236D"Citizen Kane" studio (8)Jerry E. Rosman
Mon Sep 10, 200130A"It's a Wonderful Life" studioNancy Salomon and Karen Riekert
Sun Mar 11, 200189A"Citizen Kane" studio (8)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Sun Sep 10, 2000114A"King Kong" studio (5)Elizabeth C. Gorski
Fri Jul 7, 200064AHoward Hughes acquired itM. Francis Vuolo
Wed Jun 28, 200034DMGM rival, once (3)Randy Sowell
Sat Jun 6, 199860AOne of Hollywood's "big five," onceRich Norris
Thu Apr 23, 199864DFilm co. behind "Suspicion"Cathy Millhauser
Wed Apr 2, 199712D"Citizen Kane" studio (8)Mark Elliot Skolsky
Sun Dec 15, 199696DHoward Hughes studioR. Ross
Sun Dec 1, 199646DOld studioD. J. Kahn
Mon Aug 12, 199658D30's-40's film studioJ. R. Bender
Sun Aug 11, 199682AOld film lettersM. Schneider
Wed May 1, 199616ABig initials in old filmsF. Piscop
Sat Apr 6, 199629ATheater lettersR. Norris
Sun Mar 31, 199649AOld film studioJ. Savage
Sat Feb 17, 199630DOne of old Hollywood's Big FiveBob Sefick
Thu Sep 7, 19957DOnetime Hollywood lettersRich Norris
Sat Aug 19, 199532D“King Kong” studio (5)Bryant White
Tue Feb 21, 199549DOrson Welles studioMartin Schneider
Thu Feb 2, 199573A"Citizen Kane" studio (8)Bob and Sharon Klahn
Sun Jan 8, 199595AM-G-M rival, once (3)Nancy Nicholson Joline

2 results for RKO from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Sep 30, 2012diagramless72DOriginal "King Kong" studioFred Piscop
Jun 4, 2006diagramless62AOriginal "King Kong" studioBrendan Emmett Quigley

18 results for RKO from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Wed Sep 29, 199364DStudio bought by Desilu in 1953Dorothy ElliottTaub
Mon Jun 28, 19936AVaudeville initialsSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Fri Feb 1, 199147AWell-known Hollywood initialsElizabeth ArthurMaleska
Wed Apr 11, 199027DTheater-circuit initialsBernard MerenMaleska
Fri Feb 12, 198833DWell-known initials in moviesLois SidwayMaleska
Tue Aug 5, 198629DInits. in movie loreMary M. MurdochMaleska
Thu Nov 18, 198240DRival of M-G-MBette Sue CohenMaleska
Fri May 1, 19818DFamous movie studio initialsJim ModneyMaleska
Fri Oct 19, 197924AFamed theaterWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sun Apr 26, 197083DMovie initialsAlfio MicciWeng
Sat Oct 21, 196753AInitials in show biz.A. J. SantoraFarrar
Tue Dec 15, 196448DShow biz initials.UnknownFarrar
Tue Sep 4, 196249ATheatre initials.UnknownFarrar
Thu Jul 23, 195921AInitials along the rialto.UnknownFarrar
Sun Oct 20, 195793AShow biz initials.Mel TaubFarrar
Sun Apr 21, 19574DShow business initials.William A. Lewis Jr.Farrar
Sun Jan 1, 195631AMonogram in Show Biz.W. S. Lewis Jr.Farrar
Mon Oct 17, 195535AWell-known initials in show business.Martin L. KeenFarrar